Epilepsy Ireland News

'28|04|2017| Disability campaign groups call for greater warnings on epilepsy drug boxes' image

28|04|2017| Disability campaign groups call for greater warnings on epilepsy drug boxes

Today the campaign group FACS Forum called on the Health Products Regulatory Authority (HPRA) to urgently ensure that the outer packaging of all products containing sodium valproate » read more

 
'21-04-2017 | An estimated 400 children in Ireland affected by drug sodium valproate (epilim)' image

21-04-2017 | An estimated 400 children in Ireland affected by drug sodium valproate (epilim)

The FACS Forum, an umbrella of patient and disability organisations including Epilepsy Ireland, is urging the government to undertake an investigation into the current and historical use of the drug sodium valproate (Epilim) in pregnant women, » read more

 
'20-04-2017 | New ASTI motion could help Leaving Cert students with epilepsy' image

20-04-2017 | New ASTI motion could help Leaving Cert students with epilepsy

Epilepsy Ireland welcomes the motion passed yesterday by the Association of Secondary Teachers, Ireland » read more

 
'29-03-2017| Thank you for supporting Purple Day' image

29-03-2017| Thank you for supporting Purple Day

Thank you for supporting Purple Day » read more

 
'27-03-2017| Nominate your employer for ‘National Hidden Disability Awards 2017’' image

27-03-2017| Nominate your employer for ‘National Hidden Disability Awards 2017’

Nominate your employer for 'National Hidden Disability Awards 2017' » read more

 
'24-3-2017    |  Well known Irish buildings will go purple to support epilepsy awareness' image

24-3-2017 | Well known Irish buildings will go purple to support epilepsy awareness

Well known Irish buildings will go purple to support epilepsy awareness » read more

 
'13-03-2017 | New review of valproate use in pregnancy and women of childbearing age' image

13-03-2017 | New review of valproate use in pregnancy and women of childbearing age

New review of valproate use in pregnancy and women of childbearing age » read more

 
'09-03-2017 | NAI lead introduce Inaugural Position Paper to mark Brain Awareness Week' image

09-03-2017 | NAI lead introduce Inaugural Position Paper to mark Brain Awareness Week

NAI lead contribute to Inaugural Position Paper to mark Brain Awareness Week » read more

 
'08-03-2017 | Liverpool University - What is the correct way to talk about epilepsy?' image

08-03-2017 | Liverpool University - What is the correct way to talk about epilepsy?

Liverpool University have announced details of a study of over 900 people with epilepsy and significant others (mostly parents) about which terminology they prefer to use in describing epilepsy. » read more

 
'08-03-2017 | OACS - speaking up for mothers' image

08-03-2017 | OACS - speaking up for mothers

On International Women's Day, we are delighted to highlight the invaluable work done by the OACS (Organisation for Anti-Convulsant Syndrome) organisation in supporting and representing women with epilepsy. » read more

 
 
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